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  • World Briefs

    China's leader-in-waiting, Vice President Xi Jinping, met Myanmar's military chief on Monday and pledged stronger ties, days before Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton starts a historic trip to the closed state.


  • Briefly: Asia

    Vice President Joseph R. Biden waxed glowingly about China's vice president Thursday at the start of a five-day visit that will give them some serious bonding time.


  • **FILE** Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.

    Taiwan arms sales, economy shadow Biden's trip to China

    Vice President Joseph R. Biden will not negotiate U.S. arms sales to Taiwan when he visits China this week, White House officials said Monday, declining to comment on a report that the Obama administration has decided against selling new F-16 jets to Taiwan.


  • Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping (Associated Press)

    China's future first lady's star power in eclipse

    Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping is in line to take the country's top post in two years, setting up an unusual scenario: In a system where leaders' families are kept almost invisible, how will the ruling Communist Party handle a first lady who's arguably more famous than her husband?


  • Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, here in 2007, has been promoted to a key position in the Communist Party's military commission, indicating that he will succeed President Hu Jintao. (Associated Press)

    China VP promoted in move seen as leadership sign

    Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping was promoted Monday to a key post in the Communist Party's military commission, affirming his path to be the country's leader within three years.


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